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Leonard M Baynes
Leonard M. Baynes

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Aug. 18, 2014 – A Travis County grand jury Friday indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry on two felony counts of abuse of power. more...

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Darlene ByrneState District Judge Darlene Byrne ’87 of Travis County has been elected president-elect of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges.  more…

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